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Motorcyclists seriously injured in crash with tractor trailer in Franklin

An accident involving a motorcycle and tractor trailer left two people seriously injured and shut down a road in Franklin on Thursday. Two adult motorcyclists were transported to Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical…

Today at 01:15PM
Kimball Pond in Hopkinton is closed while water is tested

Kimball Pond in Hopkinton was closed Thursday after a film was discovered on the water in the morning. The film was likely caused by the hot weather, a statement on the town's website announced. "We're…

Today at 12:41PM
Democrats consider distance from Jefferson, Jackson

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Democratic parties in the three states that start the presidential nominating process are exploring ending their association with two former White House occupants: Thomas Jefferson and Andrew Jackson.

Today at 12:13PM
Federal prosecutors convict New Hampshire man of growing pot

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - A jury in federal court in New Hampshire has convicted a Campton man of running a marijuana growing operation.

Today at 11:46AM
Police identify two of three involved in fatal Weare crash

Nearly a month after a crash that killed one local teenager and seriously injured two others, state police have named two of the victims. In a press release issued Thursday, police identified the driver…

Today at 11:15AM
Make that 17 - Jim Gilmore officially launches presidential campaign

Seventeen is now the total - and likely final - number of 2016 Republicans presidential candidates. Jim Gilmore, the former governor of Virginia, is officially in the running as of Wednesday. Gilmore,…

Today at 10:19AM
$350K economic development grant from Vermont Yankee parent

KEENE, N.H. (AP) - A southwestern New Hampshire organization is getting a $350,000 economic development grant from the parent company of Vermont Yankee to benefit communities affected by the closure of the nuclear power plant.

Today at 09:31AM
Community Snapshots: Remembering the forgotten war

O n Friday, New Hampshire veterans, the Korean American Society of N.H. and the Consulate General of Korea in Boston commemorated the Korean War at the New Hampshire Veterans Cemetery in Boscawen. Speeches…

Today at 09:31AM
People for July 30, 2015

ALLENSTOWN Zachary Schaefer earned a bachelor's degree in human biology from the University at Albany-SUNY in Albany, N.Y. ANDOVER Kayla Angier was named to the dean's list for the spring semester…

Today at 09:31AM
Announcements: Fair dedicated

Fair dedication The Belknap County Fair executive board voted to dedicate this year's fair to the Belknap County Department of Corrections, their staff and inmates who have volunteered at the fair, and…

Today at 07:23AM
Man accused of hacking family to death found unfit for trial

LACONIA, N.H. (AP) - A 33-year-old New Hampshire man accused of hacking his mother and brother to death has been found unfit to stand trial.

Today at 07:22AM
University removes 'bias-free language guide' from website

DURHAM, N.H. (AP) - The University of New Hampshire has removed from its website a "bias-free language guide" that deemed the word "American" problematic because it fails to recognize South America.

Today at 06:56AM
Fatal crash: Pickup was speeding, officer unable to catch up

WEARE, N.H. (AP) - New Hampshire State Police say a pickup truck that overturned earlier this month in Weare, killing one of the three people inside, was traveling at a high rate of speed with no headlights or tail lights on as it was spotted by a police officer traveling in the opposite direction.

Today at 06:17AM
Police: Man named Huckleberry Finn charged with sex assault

KEENE, N.H. (AP) - Police in New Hampshire say a man named Huckleberry Finn followed a woman into her home and sexually assaulted her.

Today at 03:15AM
Cat to have leg amputated after being shot twice

EPSOM, N.H. (AP) - A stray cat in New Hampshire is recovering after it was shot twice.

Today at 02:27AM
Family of man fatally shot by Haverhill cops hires attorney

HAVERHILL, N.H. (AP) - The family of a New Hampshire man who was fatally shot by two Haverhill officers earlier this month has hired an attorney who plans to investigate the incident.

Today at 02:17AM
Arrest made in Bedford bank robbery

BEDFORD, N.H. (AP) - Police have made an arrest in a Bedford bank robbery in which they said the suspect showed a note and indicated he had a weapon.

Today at 12:48AM
Fisher Cats sweep away Senators

Starting pitcher John Anderson allowed one unearned run on six hits in seven innings as the New Hampshire Fisher Cats completed a series sweep of the Harrisburg Senators with a 6-1 victory on Wednesday…

Today at 12:48AM
Looking ahead to Shrine Maple Sugar Bowl coverage

The Monitor this weekend will be covering the Shrine Maple Sugar Bowl football game between New Hampshire and Vermont, including stories leading up to the annual charity game played between graduated seniors…

Today at 12:44AM
Players who could make breakthroughs in 2015

If you're not sure where Le'Veon Bell and Justin Forsett came from to reach the top of the NFL rushing charts, this will be helpful. If you couldn't identify Jerry Hughes or Tashaun Gipson before they…

Today at 12:44AM
Brady fights on, files lawsuit to stop suspension

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. - Tom Brady took the fight over his "Deflategate" suspension to social media and federal court on Wednesday, and New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft backed the three-time Super Bowl…

Today at 12:44AM
Bach: Boston failed to deliver on 'promises' to USOC

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - IOC President Thomas Bach said Boston was firmly to blame for its aborted bid for the 2024 Olympics and that the city failed to deliver on "promises" made to U.S. Olympic leaders…

Today at 12:44AM
Porcello shelled as Red Sox lose third straight to red-hot White Sox, 9-2

BOSTON - Rick Porcello and the Boston Red Sox continued their headfirst slide into the American League East cellar Wednesday night. Porcello, whose questionable headfirst dive into first base recorded…

Today at 12:41AM
Headlines from around the world in sports

BASEBALL Capuano designated for assignment by Yankees after bad start ARLINGTON, Texas - Left-hander Chris Capuano was designated for assignment by the New York Yankees on Wednesday after retiring only…